The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 23 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 76 36 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.77% 3.03% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.06% 3.75% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 49
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.00 £30.33
% change year-on-year
-22.61% +38.49%
Business Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
839 959 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.79% 80.79% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 477 582
Median daily rate £410 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.55 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Buckinghamshire region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +21 64 £400 +14.28% 3
High Wycombe +8 2 £400 +14.28% 2
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 44 (36.67%) Banking
3 26 (21.67%) Oracle
4 25 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (20.83%) Project Management
4 25 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 18 (15.00%) Retail
7 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 14 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (10.00%) SQL
11 11 (9.17%) MS Excel
12 10 (8.33%) Change Management
13 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
13 9 (7.50%) ERP
13 9 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (7.50%) Scrum
13 9 (7.50%) Big Data
14 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (6.67%) Integration Testing
14 8 (6.67%) QlikView
14 8 (6.67%) User Stories
14 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
14 8 (6.67%) PowerCenter
15 7 (5.83%) MS Visio
15 7 (5.83%) SAS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.83%) SAS
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.17%) MS Office
5 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
1 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.50%) Big Data
4 8 (6.67%) PowerCenter
4 8 (6.67%) QlikView
5 7 (5.83%) DB2
6 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.17%) PowerPivot
6 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.67%) OLAP
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.67%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.83%) MySQL
9 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 44 (36.67%) Banking
3 18 (15.00%) Retail
4 7 (5.83%) Spanish Language
5 5 (4.17%) Automotive
6 4 (3.33%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.50%) Marketing
7 3 (2.50%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.67%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (70.00%) Analyst
2 69 (57.50%) Business Analyst
3 18 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 14 (11.67%) Banking Analyst
4 14 (11.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Process Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Banking Project Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Senior IT Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Service Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.67%) Statistics
3 2 (1.67%) User Experience
3 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.83%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.83%) Project Management
2 20 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (8.33%) Change Management
6 9 (7.50%) ERP
6 9 (7.50%) Scrum
6 9 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (6.67%) User Stories
8 7 (5.83%) Analytics
8 7 (5.83%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.83%) Migration
8 7 (5.83%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.17%) Data Analytics
10 5 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.00%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) Java
2 7 (5.83%) VB
3 5 (4.17%) C#
3 5 (4.17%) VBA
4 4 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.67%) JCL
5 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.50%) PMP
3 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) IIBA
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Control-M
2 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (21.67%) Oracle
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.17%) Remedy
4 5 (4.17%) Teradata
5 3 (2.50%) Informatica
6 2 (1.67%) IFS
6 2 (1.67%) SAP